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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 19:48:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 19:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 22' South, Longitude: 62° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.41 meters/second, 1556.7 km/hour, 967.3 miles/hour or 840.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.12 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 25' 52.6"967.02 miwest0° 08' 59.0"10.30 misouth966.75 mi
24 hours13° 58' 23.0"936.32 mieast3° 08' 17.2"215.78 misouth953.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Thu 11:48 PM606 km377 miles327 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisThu 11:48 PM801 km498 miles433 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisThu 11:48 PM1002 km622 miles541 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaThu 11:48 PM1297 km806 miles700 nmNorthwest NW
Diego GarciaFri 1:48 AM1377 km856 miles744 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntananarivoThu 10:48 PM1626 km1010 miles878 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniThu 10:48 PM2056 km1277 miles1110 nmWest W
MaleFri 12:48 AM2412 km1499 miles1302 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MogadishuThu 10:48 PM2585 km1606 miles1396 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamThu 10:48 PM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmWest-northwest WNW

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